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May 29, 2013

New IIHS Video Explains Roof Strength Testing

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety releases a new video highlighting how the organization measures vehicle roof strength in crash tests.

April 10, 2013

NETS' Jack Hanley to Give Keynote on Safety Benchmarking and Best Practices at 2013 Fleet Safety Conference

At the 2013 Fleet Safety Conference, scheduled for June 25-27 at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, Jack Hanley, executive director of the Network of Employer Safety (NETS), will give a keynote on benchmarking, the power of collaboration, and best practices.

March 11, 2013

Volvo Says XC60 First Luxury SUV to Achieve Top Safety Pick+ Recognition

To earn the new Top Safety Pick+ recognition, a vehicle must pass the IIHS’ new small front overlap crash test in addition to IIHS' existing group of tests.

January 30, 2013

Insure.com Study Ranks 2013-MY 'Best and Worst Vehicles' for Passenger Injuries

The GMC Sierra 1500 took the top spot as the 'best vehicle for protecting passengers from injuries.'

January 3, 2013

IIHS Says Midsize Family Cars Outperform Luxury Counterparts in Frontal Crash Tests

In this video of new safety testing involving small overlap frontal crashes by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the organization found that midsize family cars outperformed the luxury models tested.

December 21, 2012

IIHS Awards New 'Top Safety+' Recognition to 13 Cars

To earn this new safety recognition level, all these vehicles have earned "good" or "acceptable" scores in IIHS’ new small overlap frontal crash test and top ratings in IIHS’ other safety tests.

December 19, 2012

NHTSA Proposes Mandatory Use of Event Data Recorders in Light-Duty Passenger Vehicles

NHTSA estimates that 96% of 2013 model-year passenger vehicles are already equipped with these devices.

October 29, 2012

Fleet Policy vs. the Second Amendment

A new issue for fleet managers has emerged – the clash of fleet policy with an employee's constitutional right to carry a concealed weapon for self-protection at the workplace. Several high-profile cases highlight this conflict, which highlight the clash between Second Amendment advocates and workplace safety policy and expose the gray areas surrounding the issue. An increasing number of new laws being passed around the country, allow employees to legally carry firearms in their vehicles.

September 24, 2012

10 Steps to Building a Safe Fleet

Ask any fleet about safety and it will undoubtedly top the priority list. Here are 10 steps to creating a safety culture.

September 5, 2012

2013 Ford Taurus and Explorer, Lincoln MKS Draw NHTSA’s Highest NCAP Overall Score

These vehicles earned a five-star overall vehicle score in NHTSA New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) testing, which combines vehicle performance in frontal and side-impact crash tests, and resistance to rollover.

July 26, 2012

Lexus ES 350, ES 300h to Offer Safety Option of Rear Cross Traffic Alert

The luxury sedans will arrive at dealerships next month.

July 26, 2012

NHTSA Releases Vehicle Safety Checklist for Summertime Driving

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has released a vehicle safety checklist to help drivers ensure their vehicle is in top shape for a long summertime road trip.

July 18, 2012

The Brave New World of Vehicle Safety Technology

Between measuring brain waves to determine distraction and using augmented reality to focus drivers’ attention, these advancements are on the horizon – or already here.

July 5, 2012

Ford Developing New Technologies Aimed at Boosting Vehicle Safety

Ford’s early prototypes of two such technologies – Traffic Jam Assist and an advanced version of active park assist – are designed to interact with a vehicle’s surroundings, reduce driver stress and help reduce traffic gridlock, the automaker said.

June 13, 2012

What to Include in a Roadside Emergency Kit

The Minnesota Safety Council and Auto Club Group recommend 12 basic items for roadside emergency kits.

April 5, 2012

Cadillac XTS Safety Seat Alerts Drivers to Crash Threats

The patented Cadillac Safety Alert Seat generates vibrating pulse patterns on the left and/or right side of the lower bolster to alert the driver of potential dangers, such as drifting from a traffic lane or toward nearby objects while parking.

March 23, 2012

NexTraq and GMAC Insurance Partner to Offer Commercial Fleet Insurance Savings

GPS fleet tracking provider and national insurance company announce that they will work together to provide customers lower insurance premiums.

February 14, 2012

2013 Cadillac XTS to Feature Active Safety & Driver Assistance System

DETROIT – The all-new 2013 Cadillac XTS introduces an advanced active safety and driver assistance system. According to General Motors, the system represents a significant milestone toward the development of self-driving vehicles.

November 15, 2011

Telematics Drives Big Savings on Commercial Auto Insurance

Small fleets are cutting costs by supplying their insurance companies with driving data gathered through telematics. Some have enjoyed savings of 15 percent or more. Are you asking for your discount?

September 27, 2011

Automotive Fleet Launches Fleet Safety Conference

TORRANCE, CA - The two-day event will be jam-packed with educational sessions and will include the presentation of the first-ever Fleet Safety Award, sponsored by the American Automotive Leasing Association (AALA).

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